Critical Thinking Math Problems For 3rd Grade Worksheets and No Prep Teaching Resources
Math Worksheets

Third graders will become more proficient mathematicians with these worksheets that cover the four basic math operations up to six exciting digits! They will be fascinated by new subjects such as graphing and data analysis, probability, fractions, decimals, and more. These subjects are covered in greater depth than many third grade worksheets and will challenge your students to be their mathematical best! Level 1: Easiest (First 2 months of school)
Level 2: Next 3 months of school
Level 3: Next 3 months of school
Level 4: Entire Grade (Final months of school)

Last week's third grade math word problems
This week's third grade math word problems
Next week's third grade math word problems
Daily Review: Customize math review skills with word problems, language arts, and science

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Spanish math

Subtraction
Multiplication
Division  Write each number in standard form
Write each number in two other ways
Write the place and the value of the underlined digit
Fill in the missing number
Write each number in standard form (information given is mixed up)
Fill in the missing number (information given is mixed up)
Ones, Tens, and Hundreds Mixed Review

Write each number in standard form
Write each number in two other ways
Write the place and the value of the underlined digit
Fill in the missing number
Write each number in standard form (information given is mixed up)
Fill in the missing number (information given is mixed up)
Thousands, Ten Thousands, and Hundred Thousands Mixed Review

Round to the nearest ten
Round to the nearest hundred
Round to the nearest thousand
Write the 2 tens between each number
Write the 2 hundreds between each number
Write the 2 thousands between each number
Round to the place of the underlined digit (tens, hundreds, and thousands)
Fill in the missing digit (ones, tens, or hundreds digits blank)
Fill in the missing digit (tens, hundreds, or thousands digits blank)
Fill in the missing digit (hundreds, thousands, or ten-thousands digits blank)
Round to the nearest ten-thousand
Round to the nearest hundred-thousand
Round to the nearest million
Round to the place of the underlined digit (ten-thousands, hundred-thousands, and millions)
Round to the place of the underlined digit (ones through millions)
Rounding Whole Numbers Mixed Review

Write in decimal form (money graphics)
Write in decimal form (sixty-five dollars and one cent)
Write in decimal form (4 one-dollar bills, 3 quarters, 1 dime)
Compare (money graphics)
Compare
Show amount using fewest number of coins (20 to 99 cents)
Show amount using fewest number of coins (20 to 99 cents; fill-ins have mixed order)
Show amount using fewest number of coins (\$0.20 to \$4.99)
Show amount using fewest number of coins (\$0.20 to \$19.99)
Make change using the given number of coins (20 to 99 cents)
Make change using the given number of coins (\$0.20 to \$4.99)
Make change using the given number of coins (\$0.20 to \$19.99)
Compare (\$1.59 ____ \$1.95)
Round to the nearest dollar
Round to the nearest ten dollars
Round to the place of the underlined digit
Problem solving
Money Mixed Review

2 digits with 3 numbers column addition
2-3 digits with 3 numbers column addition
2-5 digits with 3 numbers column addition
Fill in the missing numbers: 2 digits
Fill in the missing numbers: 2-3 digits
Fill in the missing numbers: 4-5 digits
Fill in the missing numbers: 2-6 digits
Math word puzzles
Math addition boxes: 3 x 3
Math addition boxes: 4 x 4 2 digits column subtraction
3 digits column subtraction
2-3 digits column subtraction
4 digits column subtraction
5-6 digits column subtraction
3-5 digits column subtraction
2 digits across subtraction
2-3 digits across subtraction
2-4 digits across subtraction
3-4 digits across subtraction
5-6 digits across subtraction
Column subtraction: start with 2 digits and increase by 1 digit in each row
Column subtraction: start with 2-3 digits and increase by 1 digits every 2 rows
Column subtraction: start with 2-3 digits and increase by 2 digits every 2 rows
Across subtraction with 3-5 numbers
Fill in the missing numbers: 2 digits
Fill in the missing numbers: 2-3 digits
Fill in the missing numbers: 4-5 digits
Fill in the missing numbers: 2-6 digits
Math word puzzles
Math addition boxes: 3 x 3
Math addition boxes: 4 x 4
Subtraction word problems
Subtraction Mixed Review Tally table
Frequency table
Make a bar graph from a tally table
Make a bar graph from a frequency table
Line plots
Stem-and-leaf plots
Vertical bar graphs
Vertical bar graphs (draw graph from table)
Horizontal bar graphs
Horizontal bar graphs (draw graph from table)
Ordered pairs: Write the ordered pair for each point
Ordered pairs: Find each ordered pair. Write the letter for the point named by the ordered pair.
Ordered pairs: Draw the ordered points on the grid. Label each point.
Line graphs
Line graphs (draw graph from table)
Graph and Analyze Data Mixed Review

Write whether each event is certain, likely, unlikely, or impossible
Probability problems (gives half of the answer)
Probability problems
Probability with spinners (gives half of the answer)
Probability with spinners
Probability Mixed Review

Write the sum and product
Write the addition and multiplication fact
Write the sum and product (smaller graphics)
Write the addition and multiplication fact (smaller graphics)

Multiply with 2
Multiply with 3
Multiply with 4
Multiply with 5
Multiply with 6
Mixed

Multiply with 2
Multiply with 3
Multiply with 4
Multiply with 5
Multiply with 6
Multiply with 7
Multiply with 8
Multiply with 9
Multiply with 10
Mixed

Multiply with 2
Multiply with 3
Multiply with 4
Multiply with 5
Multiply with 6
Multiply with 7
Multiply with 8
Multiply with 9
Multiply with 10
Mixed

Comparison

Introduction to Multiplication Mixed Review

Multiply with 0 and 1
Multiply with 2
Multiply with 3
Multiply with 4
Multiply with 5
Multiply with 6
Multiply with 7
Multiply with 8
Multiply with 9
Multiply with 10

Vertical multiplication
Horizontal multiplication
Vertical and horizontal multiplication
Fill in the missing number

Vertical multiplication
Horizontal multiplication
Vertical and horizontal multiplication
Fill in the missing number

Vertical multiplication
Horizontal multiplication

Multiplication problem solving

Multiplication Mixed Review

Divide into groups (smaller numbers)
Divide into groups (larger numbers)
Divide into groups (mix)

Divide into groups (smaller numbers)
Divide into groups (larger numbers)
Divide into groups (mix)

Write a division fact (smaller numbers)
Write a division fact (larger numbers)
Write a division fact (mix)

Fill in the quotient
Fill in the missing number
Fill in the missing number

Division problem solving

Introduction to Division Mixed Review

Multiplication and division with 2
Multiplication and division with 3
Multiplication and division with 4
Multiplication and division with 5
Multiplication and division with 6
Multiplication and division with 7
Multiplication and division with 8
Multiplication and division with 9
Multiplication and division with 10
Multiplication and division (mix)

Divide by 2
Divide by 3
Divide by 4
Divide by 5
Divide by 6
Divide by 7
Divide by 8
Divide by 9
Divide by 10
Division (mix)

Division by 2 to 10
Division by 2 to 10
Fill in the missing number

Division problem solving

Division Facts Mixed Review

Write a fraction to show how much of the shape is shaded
Write a fraction to show how much of the shape is not shaded
Draw a picture to show the fraction

Same numerators
Same denominators
Either the same numerators or the same denominators

Same numerators
Same denominators

Fill in one number: Larger graphics with fractions shown
Fill in one number: Smaller graphics with only boxes
Fill in two number: Larger graphics with fractions shown
Fill in two number: Smaller graphics with only boxes

Multiple choice: Circle the correct improper fraction for the parts that are shaded
Multiple choice: Circle the correct mixed number for the parts that are shaded
Write an improper fraction for the parts that are shaded
Write a mixed number for the parts that are shaded

Single step
Two steps

Understand Fractions Mixed Review

Fraction comparison
Order fractions from least to greatest
Order fractions from greatest to least
Rewrite each improper fraction as a mixed number
Add fractions: Find the value of y
Subtract fractions
Subtract fractions: Find the value of y
Add and subtract fractions: Find the value of y
Add and Subtract Like Fractions Mixed Review

Write each as a decimal (given: graphics, fractions, and word form)
Given graphics, write the decimal (decimals greater than 1)
Write each as a decimal (decimals greater than 1)
Write each as a fraction

Hundredths: Write each as a fraction and decimal
Hundredths: Write each as a decimal
Hundredths: Write each as a fraction
Tenths and hundredths: Write each as a decimal
Tenths and hundredths: Write each as a fraction
Hundredths: Write each as a decimal (graphics)
Tenths and hundredths greater than 1: Write each as a decimal
Tenths and hundredths greater than 1: Write each as a fraction
Tenths and hundredths: Write each as a decimal (mix: less than and greater than 1 decimals)
Tenths and hundredths: Write each as a fraction (mix: less than and greater than 1 decimals)
Tenths and hundredths: Compare decimals
Tenths and hundredths: Order decimals
Order decimals (from 6 to 8 numbers each)
Compare decimals and fractions
Order decimals and fractions
Order decimals and fractions (from 7 to 11 numbers each)
Compare decimals and fractions (with numbers greater than 1)
Order decimals and fractions (with numbers greater than 1)
Tenths and Hundredths Mixed Review

Thousandths: Write as a decimal
Thousandths: Write as a fraction
Thousandths: Write as a decimal (decimals greater than 1)
Thousandths: Write as a fraction (decimals greater than 1)

Write as a decimal
Write as a fraction
Compare decimals
Ordering decimals
Compare decimals (including fractions)
Ordering decimals (including fractions)

Rounding: Round to the nearest tenth
Rounding: Round to the nearest hundredth
Rounding: Round to the place of the underlined digit

Mixed Review

Column addition of 2 numbers (up to tenths)
Column addition of 2 numbers (up to hundredths)
Column addition of 2 numbers (up to thousandths)
Money column addition (up to \$99.99)
Money column addition (up to \$99,999.99)
Across addition of 2 numbers (up to hundredths)
Across addition of 2 numbers (up to thousandths)

Column subtraction of 2 numbers (up to tenths)
Column subtraction of 2 numbers (up to hundredths)
Column subtraction of 2 numbers (up to thousandths)
Money column subtraction (up to \$99.99)
Money column subtraction (up to \$99,999.99)
Across subtraction of 2 numbers (up to hundredths)
Across subtraction of 2 numbers (up to thousandths)

Column addition and subtraction of 2 numbers (up to tenths)
Column addition and subtraction of 2 numbers (up to hundredths)
Column addition and subtraction of 2 numbers (up to thousandths)
Money column addition and subtraction (up to \$99.99)
Money column addition and subtraction (up to \$99,999.99)
Across addition and subtraction of 2 numbers (up to hundredths)
Across addition and subtraction of 2 numbers (up to thousandths)

Order of Operations (no parenthesis)
Order of Operations
Order of Operations (one missing number)
Order of Operations (one missing operation)
Order of Operations (fill in all numbers)
Order of Operations (fill in all operations)
Fill in the missing numbers (up to hundredths)
Fill in the missing numbers (up to thousandths)
Math box
Decimal addition and subtraction word problems
Addition and subtraction of decimals: Mixed Review

2 digits by 1 digit column division (no remainders)
2-3 digits by 1 digit column division (no remainders)
4-5 digits by 1 digit column division (no remainders)
5-7 digits by 1 digit column division (no remainders)
2 digits by 1 digit column division
2-3 digits by 1 digit column division
4-5 digits by 1 digit column division
5-7 digits by 1 digit column division
2 digits (and increasing 1 digit every 2 rows) by 1 digit column division
2 digits (and increasing 1 digit every row) by 1 digit column division

2 digits by 1 digit column division (no remainders)
2-3 digits by 1 digit column division (no remainders)
4-5 digits by 1 digit column division (no remainders)
5-7 digits by 1 digit column division (no remainders)
2 digits by 1 digit column division
2-3 digits by 1 digit column division
4-5 digits by 1 digit column division
5-7 digits by 1 digit column division
2 digits (and increasing 1 digit every 2 rows) by 1 digit column division
2 digits (and increasing 1 digit every row) by 1 digit column division

Divisibility: complete the table
2 digits by 1 digit across division
2-3 digits by 1 digit across division
4-5 digits by 1 digit across division
2 digits (and increase by 1 digit every row) by 1 digit across division
Fill in the missing numbers: 2 digits by 1 digit
Fill in the missing numbers: 3 digits by 1 digit
Fill in the missing numbers: 4 digits by 1 digit
Division Word Problems
Division Word Problems
Solve equations: 2 digits by 1 digit
Order of operations: 2-3 digits by 1 digit (no parenthesis)
Order of operations: 2-3 digits by 1 digit
Order of operations: 2-4 digits by 1 digit
One-Digit Numbers Division Mixed Review

1-2 digits by 1 digit column multiplication
2 digits (and increasing 1 digit every 2 rows) by 1 digit column multiplication
2 digits (and increasing 1 digit every row) by 1 digit column multiplication
Multiples of 10 multiplication (2-5 digits by 1 digit)
2 digits by 2 digits column multiplication
2-3 digits by 2 digits column multiplication
4-5 digits by 2 digits column multiplication
2 digits (and increasing 1 digit every 2 rows) by 2 digit column multiplication
2 digits (and increasing 1 digit every row) by 2 digit column multiplication

1-2 digits by 1 digit column multiplication
2 digits (and increasing 1 digit every 2 rows) by 1 digit column multiplication
2 digits (and increasing 1 digit every row) by 1 digit column multiplication
Multiples of 10 multiplication (2-5 digits by 1 digit)
2 digits by 2 digits column multiplication
2-3 digits by 2 digits column multiplication
4-5 digits by 2 digits column multiplication
2 digits (and increasing 1 digit every 2 rows) by 2 digit column multiplication
2 digits (and increasing 1 digit every row) by 2 digit column multiplication

1-2 digits by 1 digit across multiplication
3-4 digits by 1 digit across multiplication
1-2 digits by 2 digits across multiplication
Across multiplication with 3-5 numbers
Fill in the missing numbers: 1-2 digits
Fill in the missing numbers: 2 digits
Fill in the missing numbers: 2-3 digits
Math multiplication boxes: 3 x 3 (numbers 1-9)
Math multiplication boxes: 4 x 4 (numbers 1-9)
Math multiplication boxes: 3 x 3 (numbers 4-19)
Multiplication word problems (basic)
Multiplication word problems
Multiplication word problems
Multiplication Mixed Review

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Numeration
Number Concepts
Properties
Fractions and Decimals
Review of Number Concepts

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Subtraction
Multiplication
Division
Review of Computation

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Geometry
Measurement
Problem Solving - Word Problems!
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Quotes
Solve the math problems to get the letters to a quote. (Grades 3-5)

Jokes
Solve the math problems to get the letters to a joke. (Grades 3-5)

The Old House
Use math to figure out how to fix the old house. (Grades 3-5)

Balance Algebra
Use Algebra to balance the scales. (Grades 3-5)

Balance Benders
Given some facts, which objects weight will even off the scales? (Grades 3-5)

Paper Folding
Draw how a folded sheet of paper with holes punched in it will look when unfolded. (Grades 3-5)

Analogies With Shapes
Which shape completes the analogy? (Grades 3-5)

Penguin
Color the thermometer to show the freezing point, then complete the picture of the pengin. (Grades 3-5)

Name That City
Read the story. Then make an inference based on the evidence in the story. (Grades 3-5)

Von Bayers Girlfriend
Read the true story. Then make an inference based on the evidence in the story. (Grades 3-5)

Whale of a Good Time
Read the story. Then make an inference based on the evidence in the story. (Grades 3-5)

Rhyme and Reason
Can you figure out the subjects of these simple rhymes? (Grades 3-5)

Rhyme and Reason (#2)
Can you figure out the subjects of these simple rhymes? (Grades 3-5)

Rhyme and Reason (#3)
Can you figure out the subjects of these simple rhymes? (Grades 3-5)

Rhyme and Reason (#4)
Can you figure out the subjects of these simple rhymes? (Grades 3-5)

Rhyme and Reason (#5)
Can you figure out the subjects of these simple rhymes? (Grades 3-5)

Rhyme and Reason (#6)
Can you figure out the subjects of these simple rhymes? (Grades 3-5)

Antarctica

The Mystery of the Loch Ness Monster
Find 7 errors in this brief article about the Loch Ness monster. (Grades 3-5)

Big Sky Country

Common Nouns
Find and write six common nouns found in each picture. (Grades 3-5)

Math Analogies
Can you correctly complete each of these math analogies? (Grades 3-5)

Math Analogies (#2)
Can you correctly complete each of these math analogies? (Grades 3-5)

The Best Pancake Recipe

The Color Spinner
Who is most likely to win the Color Spinner game? (Grades 3-5)

Leafy Lengths
Complete the graph to show the length of the leaves that Luis and Amy found. (Grades 3-5)

Allowance Graph

Line of Symmetry

Find the Nickname

Order of Age
Use the clues to order three kids ages from youngest to oldest. (Grades 3-5)

Lots of Rocks
Use the clues to figure out the locations of three rocks. (Grades 3-5)

Theyre in the Band
Use the clues to figure out which instrument each kid plays. (Grades 3-5)

Novel Thinking
Read the definition. Write the vocabulary word and its part of speech. (Grades 3-5)

Maniac Magee
Answer questions with evidence in this excerpt from Maniac Magee by Jerry Spinelli. (Grades 3-5)

The Moon by Night
Answer questions with evidence in this excerpt from The Moon by Night by Madeleine LEngle. (Grades 3-5)

Sideways Stories from Wayside School

Pass the Salt

Science Detective: Cells

Science Detective: Change of Phase

Use addition and subtraction to figure out solutions to these brain benders. (Grades 3-5)

From One Word to the Next
Change a letter in the previous word to make the word that completes each phrase. (Grades 3-5)

Root Words
Complete this activity about words that have /capt/ or /tact/ as a root. (Grades 3-5)

Spelling Challenge
Circle the word in each group that is correctly spelled. Yes, you can use your dictionary. (Grades 5-8)

Prefixes and Roots
Complete this activity about words that have /phone/ as their root. (Grades 3-5)

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